Junior Golf

Cameron Champ and Sean Foley at Foothill Golf Course in Citrus Heights, California

Junior Golf

At Foothill Golf Course, we are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of young people through golf. We offer private junior lessons and junior golf programs (see below) for players of all skill levels, from beginners looking to pick up a lifelong sport to elite players hoping to compete at the local, national and collegiate level. Jonathan Knowles, our Director of Coaching and Community Engagement, is a Class A PGA Professional with extensive experience working with juniors.

Cameron Champ Golf Academy at Foothill Golf Course

More information coming soon!

Youth on Course Cameron Champ Junior Club

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Juniors 5-18 who join the Youth on Course Cameron Champ Junior Club can play unlimited rounds at Foothill and more than 1,700 other courses nationwide for just $5 per day. An annual membership is just $25 and includes a USGA GHIN number. Join the Club!

Summer Camps

This summer, Jonathan Knowles is leading a series of co-ed golf camps designed for beginner and intermediate players ages 6-17. The camps run 9 am – 12 pm Monday-Thursday and focus on full-swing fundamentals, short game, rules, course play and fun games/competitions. Learn More and Register

PGA Junior League

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Foothill Golf Course and the Cameron Champ Foundation are launching a PGA Jr. League program! With league play, teams and scoring with flags and points, PGA Jr. League is shifting the way youth golf is learned and played. It’s the perfect introduction to the game – just the right mix of fun and competition.

Program Details


  • Season runs from Sept. 3 to Oct. 15
  • Orientation: Saturday, Sept. 3, from 9 to 11am
  • Practices: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4 to 5:30pm or 5:30 to 7pm
  • Matches: Saturdays, 9 to 11:30am